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25
August
2021
| 11:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Ken McLeod, Slimming World’s Man of the Year 2021, lost 9stAfter a serious health condition threatened his life in 2018 he decided he needed to tackle his weight once and for allSince losing weight Ken says he has a renewed zest for life and feels
19
August
2021
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Prison worker Leon McInnes, 45, from the Isle of Wight, made a clean break during lockdown and lost 3.5st after joining Slimming World through Public Health England’s Better Health campaign, escaping future health problems and finding freedom from
16
August
2021
| 14:25 Europe/Amsterdam
This incredibly inspiring and dedicated team of Slimming World members and Consultants will celebrate their weight loss achievements by running the 2021 London Marathon on Sunday 3rd October 2021. They will be raising money for two incredible
12
August
2021
| 12:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s Employee Partnerships Lead, Joanne Allen, recently took part in Midlands Business Insider's online forum on Progressive Businesses alongside other representatives from companies such as Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS

Research & presentations

16
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“In just over 12 months I lost over 8 stone and my health has improved dramatically. My diabetes is in remission, I’ve been off all my medication now for over a year and I feel fantastic. My blood pressure is normal, my cholesterol is no longer
10
June
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
A survey about calorie counting as a weight loss method commissioned by Slimming World, which polled over 2,000 UK adults and over 2,500 Slimming World members*, has shown that calorie counting alone is not an easy, balanced or sustainable way to
11
May
2021
| 18:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s latest research highlighting that virtual weight-loss support during lockdown can lead to clinically significant weight loss has been presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) 2021. 
19
March
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
As reports show lockdown has triggered a sharp increase in anxiety-related sleeping problems, research reveals the impact a sleepless night can also have on our weight-loss efforts, with people less likely to cook healthy meals and cancelling

Success stories

25
August
2021
| 11:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Ken McLeod, Slimming World’s Man of the Year 2021, lost 9stAfter a serious health condition threatened his life in 2018 he decided he needed to tackle his weight once and for allSince losing weight Ken says he has a renewed zest for life and feels
19
August
2021
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Prison worker Leon McInnes, 45, from the Isle of Wight, made a clean break during lockdown and lost 3.5st after joining Slimming World through Public Health England’s Better Health campaign, escaping future health problems and finding freedom from
16
August
2021
| 14:25 Europe/Amsterdam
This incredibly inspiring and dedicated team of Slimming World members and Consultants will celebrate their weight loss achievements by running the 2021 London Marathon on Sunday 3rd October 2021. They will be raising money for two incredible
09
August
2021
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Stockport NHS Worker Sarah made a fresh start during lockdown and lost 5st in five months after joining Slimming World through Public Health England's Better Health campaign By making simple healthy changes following Slimming World’s Food

Food & publications

19
November
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World has launched a bespoke barcode scanner specific to the organisation’s famous Food Optimising eating plan, which is free and exclusive to all of its members.  
31
January
2020
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World is calling members across the UK and Ireland to create a brand-new recipe to add to its collection as part of the new Free Food Festival campaign. Slimming World’s Free Food Festival takes place in Slimming World groups in February
11
February
2019
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Staff at Slimming World’s Derbyshire head office kicked off February with a fabulous ‘Free’ lunch as they celebrated the launch of a national slimming campaign. To mark the launch of ‘Free Food February’, Slimming World, based in Alfreton, served
25
October
2018
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World and Iceland have won a prestigious national award for their Slimming World Chinese-style Banquet Rice.

Corporate

17
June
2021
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Men’s Health Week focuses on the link between men, mental health and COVID-19. Recent research* from leading weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, reveals that more than one in 10 UK male adults found it more difficult to manage
26
May
2021
| 14:47 Europe/Amsterdam
This week, Chief Executive of Guy’s & St Thomas’ Foundation, Kieron Boyle, commented in the Financial Times about how the disparity of the COVID-19 pandemic was felt across different communities. Those most affected by the virus are people who live
05
May
2021
| 18:09 Europe/Amsterdam
As the country gradually starts to enjoy more freedom, the government has invited Slimming World to join a campaign to urge people aged 50 and under to get their COVID-19 vaccine when their turn comes.
12
April
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“My weight-loss journey began when I was diagnosed with borderline diabetes in October 2020.  “I work as a rehabilitation assistant and I’m constantly on my feet. At my heaviest I weighed 16st 13.5lbs, it impacted my job and so many other aspects of